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KRON
Jan 21, 2013 5:00pm PST
. >> i, barack hussein obama. >> pam: president obama begins his second term on a different note from his first. >> my fellow americans, we are made for this moment and we will seize it, so long as we seize it together. >> pam: a partisan and populist inaugural address lays out his agenda for dealing with climate change, immigration reform, gun control and gay rights. ahead. but first, the president spoke directly to the american people today -- giving us a glimpse into the next four years. catherine heenan is here with more on his inauguration speech. catherine? >> catherine: it lasted only 18 minutes. and depending on who you talk to.the speech is being described as either rousing and inspiring. or overly partisan and aggressive. president obama was clearly giving us a preview of an ambitious second term agenda. touching on everything from medicare and global warming - to same sex marriage. >> our journey is not complete until wives, daughters, mothers can have equal wages among their others. our journey is not complete until brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else against the
KRON
Jan 23, 2013 5:00pm PST
talked about those who died.and their families. >> i saw the casket's being near president obama and as the caskets were moved off the plane i was standing with the families. >> catherine: clinton's bottom line. she says she moved quickly to improve the security of american diplomats. saying she's determined to leave the state department safer and more secure. a subtext to the day. the way clinton handled herself in this testimony will almost surely be rehashed if in fact she 'does' run for president. as for the benghazi attack.no one has been brought to justice. >> pam: since the first days after the attack, republicans have blamed the obama administration for failing to heed warning about threats to u=s diplomats. and for being slow to realize the attack had been planned well in advance of the unrest that was then sweeping through the arab world. the attack on the consulate comes during a night of anti-american protests in both benghazi and cairo, egypt. the crowds angry over a you tube video made in the u=s mocking the prophet mohammed. in the middle of the chaos, as many as 1
KRON
Jan 22, 2013 5:00pm PST
's busy is an understatement. president obama is dealing with everything from cabinet appointments and benghazi.to the fall- out from his inauguration speech. and then there's the debt ceiling. things are not going to be dull. no one was particularly surprised today when republicans began bashing the president's inauguration speech. he offered a liberal vision - touching on and preserving the social welfare safety partisan and aggressive. >> "the era of liberalism is back.unabashedly far left of center inauguration speech" >> catherine: white house cameras caught the president and first lady surprising tourists at the white house today. it's not usually part of the tour. but then it was back to work. one of the first tests of the president's second term comes quickly this week. chuck hagel - his choice as defense secretary has to win over hostile republicans. there's a senate hearing this week. john kerry on the other hand - is expected to breeze through his thursday hearing.as the choice for secretary of state. another key hearing. hillary clinton - who still holds that job - is s
KRON
Jan 25, 2013 5:00pm PST
priority following the mass shooting in a newtown, connecticut elementary school. president obama is pushing for background checks on all gun sales and a renewed ban president's plan will march on washington this weekend. kathleen turner will be among them. >> this is not an attack on the second ammendment. i don't think anybody is going to say you may not own a gun. it is simply let's own it responsibly and wisely. >> reporter: march participants want a ban on assault rifles and high capacity ammunition magazines. they also seek increased background checks and gun safety training for buyers. but feldman says any effort at a new ban is more political than productive. >> what is going to be the impact of the future ban on those magazines and guns. on criminals and crazy people? zero. nada. >> reporter: the president is hoping his gun plan will have better odds than that.with lawmakers on capitol hill. in washington, i'm stacey cohan kron4 news. >> catherine: president obama got some unwelcome legal news today. a federal appeals court has struck down three of the appointments he mad
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